Skip to main content

About your Search

20131101
20131130
STATION
KPIX (CBS) 25
LANGUAGE
English 25
Search Results 0 to 24 of about 25
CBS
Nov 6, 2013 12:00pm PST
of america reports, health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius -- as danielle nottingham reports, health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius reports the site made big improvements. >> reporter: health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius is facing another congressional grilling answering more questions about the troubled rollout of healthcare.gov. >> this is unacceptable. it has been disappointing to hear members of the administration say they didn't see the problems coming. >> reporter: today she focused on improvements. sebelius says technicians are making progress every day. >> in the first few weeks after healthcare.gov launched, users had to wait an average of eight seconds for pages to load. today, it typically takes less than a second. >> reporter: democrats are expressing their concern about the troubled website while republicans argue the problem with the new health care law go deeper. one of the biggest issues is the security of private information consumers have to enter on the website. >> not only can millions of americans not log into the website
CBS
Nov 7, 2013 4:00am PST
secretary kathleen sebelius. >> you said to hold you accountable which is why today, madam secretary, i repeat my request that you resign. >>> wall street is a twitter. the social media site is hoping to offer its initial publishings of stock. >>> and rock 'n' roll legends team up to help america's veterans in need. captioning funded by cbs veterans in need. >>> this is the "cbs morning news" for thursday, november 7th, 2013. good morning. good to be with you. i'm anne-marie green. >>> we begin with the affordable care act and the word from health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius is expect more bad news. testifying on capitol hill sebelius admitted repairs of the health care website involved a couple of hundred fixes and, quote, we're not where we need to be. one lawmaker asked for a weekly update, and the president heard from angry democratic senators and traveled to texas, the heart of the obama care opposition. tara mergener is in washington. good morning, tara. >> good morning, tara. the trip to texas was supposed to be just a fund-raising event. instead the president
CBS
Nov 6, 2013 4:00am PST
and human services secretary kathleen sebelius answers questions from the senate finance committee. susan mcginnis has the latest from washington. susan, good morning. >> good morning, anne-marie. this will be the third time she comes to the hill to talk about the health care law. she'll likely focus on the positive aspects of it and the improvements they've made to the website. that's what mary tavenner did. probably neither of them will apiece all the critics of the website and the health care law. health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius is on capitol hill today answering questions about the troubled healthcare.gov website. >> we're now more than 30 days into one of the greatest website disasters in history. after nearly $400 million, healthcare.gov is synonymous with failure. >> yesterday the head of the government agency administers the website says fixes are working. mary tavenner says healthcare.gov can now process nearly 17,000 people registering every hour with almost no errors. the government needs more enrollees, especially healthy young people to help make insurance
CBS
Nov 6, 2013 5:00pm PST
its k-9 officers pensions. health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius listened to lawmakers hammee obama ad >>> for nearly three hours today health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius listened to lawmakers hammer the obama administration for problems with healthcare.gov. some called for a delay of the affordable care act. >> we know that lying to congress is a crime. but unfortunately, lying to the american people is not. >> for millions of americans, delay is not an option. people's lives depend on this. >> sebelius says the website needs more than 100 fixes. some lawmakers are calling for her to resign. >>> coffee giant starbucks is the latest major company to anunce a special hiring program for veterans. the seattle-based chain plans to hire 10,000 veterans and military spouses over the next 5 years. it will also open five stores on or near military bases that will share profits with the local communities. >> i think that's great. i mean, because a lot of them don't have jobs right now. you know, they are probably going through it struggling like everybody else
CBS
Oct 31, 2013 5:00pm PDT
of the month. health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius was grilled yesterday over the problems. she apologized and accepted the blame. the treasury department is pushing the use it or lose it part of flexible spending accounts. employees will be able to carry up over $500 to the next calendar year of unused funds. 14million families use flexibility spending accounts allowing workers to use pre-tax dollars to pay for select medical expenses. >>> gadgets get the green light. the new changes to help you pass the time on a flight and the one thing you still cannot do during take-off and landing. >> and usually it's chicken creating salmonella fears. but what about the paprika flavoring it? the scary stuff found in imported spices. ,,,,,,,,,,,, nearly 50 students complained of >>> dorm food may be to blame for dozens of sick students on the stanford campus. nearly 50 students complained of nausea and vomiting after eating at the florence moore campus dining hall this week. some were treated for dehydration. the dining hall remains open while the public health department tries to fin
CBS
Nov 4, 2013 4:00am PST
. in the hot seat, repeat performances. tomorrow first, marilyn tavenner and wednesday, kathleen sebelius. anne-marie. >> thank you. >>> this morning, the trial of egyptian mohamed morsi was adjourned because of violence insightment. they released this video it shows morsi in detention at a secret location. morsi hasn't been seen in public in four months. the trial location was changed at the last minute to try and avoid the mass rallies planned by morsi's brotherhood muslim supporters. if convicted, morsi could face the death penalty. >>> and houston texans head coach gary kubiak is said to be in stable condition after a frightening incident on the field during last night's football game against the indianapolis colts. the 52-year-old coach collapsed. and was taken to the hospital in front of thousands of spectators. jericka duncan is here with more. good morning. >> good morning, anne-marie. texans team officials say kubiak did not suffer a heart attack but say he was light-headed and dizzy when he collapsed. kubiak is the second nfl coach in as many days to be hospitalized after a medical em
CBS
Nov 4, 2013 5:30pm PST
at a congressional hearing, health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius told democrat g.k. butterfield that americans have no reason to worry. >> do you have confidence in these and other measures you are taking to protect the security of americans' personal information? >> i do, sir. >> reporter: while officials try to fix all the problems with the web site, internal notes released today from a government meeting last week reflect a new concern: that the media may begin to follow customer experiences and in some cases, c.m.s. fears, there are fewer health insurance options that would be desired and "relatively high-cost plans." >> pelley: sharyl attkisson in our washington newsroom. sharyl, thank you. a legal settlement worked out today the biggest ever involving wall street insider trading. the hedge fund s.a.c. capital has agreed to pay $1.8 billion, and it will plead guilty to criminal fraud charges. s.a.c. capital is owned by the billionaire steven a. cohen. he was not accused of wrongdoing. senior business correspondent anthony mason is joining us now. anthony, why is this such a
CBS
Nov 5, 2013 4:00am PST
information. >> reporter: for health and human services secretary, kathleen sebelius, said, at a hearing, americans don't need to worry about security on healthcare.gov. we know many are already experiencing security breaches. she is back for another hearing. >> another hearing. perhaps another grilling >>> today is election day. a slate of political contests are on ballots across the country. the closely watched governor's race in agenda has become a referendum on obama care. democrats are pushing terry mcauliffe in a tight race against a tea party favorite. >> are you willing to make your case every single hour every single minute? >> campaigning for democrat, terry mcauliffe, sunday, president obama, said republican, ken cuccinelli, a favorite of the tea party and a staunch opponent of abortion and gay rights, is too conservative for the swing state of virginia. it is an argument mccough live has been making. >> cuccinelli tried to ban common forms of birth control. >> even the bill. >> even the pill. >> way too extreme. >> reporter: mcauliffe told us that his strategy in this race wi
CBS
Nov 5, 2013 12:00pm PST
kathleen sebelius will face more questions from congress tomorrow. >>> the mayor of north america's fourth largest city now admits to smoking crack cocaine. allegations surfaced in may that mayor rob port of toronto was caught on video taking drugs after months of avoiding the question this morning ford confessed to smoking crack about a year ago while drunk. police have a copy of the video but it's still unclear if ford's confession will lead to criminal charges. >>> sometimes there is an ugly side to a sports team winning a major championship. [ screaming ] >> this is an incident last wednesday in boston after the red sox won the world series two young women college sophomores from worcester were stuck in traffic and surrounded by a mob banging and climbing on their car. >> the whole car was shaking. >> reporter: what were you and your roommate thinking? >> we were just like screaming and just terrified. my first thought was to try to get out of there. [ screaming ] >> the car has thousands of dollars of damage mainly to the roof, hood and front headline. one other car was overturned th
CBS
Nov 6, 2013 5:30pm PST
. john, thank you very much. today secretary of health and human services kathleen sebelius told congress there were 200 flaws in the health care web site but she expects all will be fixed by the end of the month. three and a half million americans have been told that their health plans will be canceled because their plans don't meet the minimum requirements of obamacare. we asked wyatt andrews to look into that. >> reporter: karen defnall did not vote for the president and was not a fan of health care reform until she learned that obamacare could be a very good deal for her. >> i perceive this as a blessing and if it comes into fruition i'm very grateful for this. >> reporter: defnall, who runs a small day care in virginia, is about to lose her current policy with anthem health. her monthly premium now at $771 will go down under obamacare to $221 thanks to a federal subsidy. she also saves on out-of-pocket costs. defnall's current policy has limited coverage for preventative tests, pediatric care and the emergency room. but all of that is covered under the new law and could reduce her ou
CBS
Nov 7, 2013 4:30am PST
secretary kathleen sebelius. she was grilled again yesterday at a senate committee hearing. some lawmakers said some government contractors should be punished as well that plagued the healthcare website. >> i want you to burn their fingers and make them pay. >> we know that lying to congress is a crime but unfortunately lying to the american people is not. >> president obama anticipates the website will be working the way it's supposed to by the end of the month. >>> well, we haven't heard about the high-speed rail project in a while that's supposed to connect the bay area to l.a. >> we are talking about it this morning because sharon chin discovered the rail project is running right over some little known tunnels that a long time ago were places to party. >> reporter: in the heart of fresno's chinatown from a secret entryway, we descended under the streets from one basement that connects to others. in the late 1870s and decades afterwards this was part of an underground chinatown a haven for gambling, prosecution, opium and drinking under prohibition. >> people would always talk about don
CBS
Nov 8, 2013 5:30pm PST
and human services secretary kathleen sebelius described a new world for those suffering from mental illness or substance abuse. >> imagine what it would mean if people felt as comfortable saying they were going for counseling as they do saying they're going for a flu shot or physical therapy. >> reporter: patients with broken bones or heart attack symptoms are routinely admitted to emergency rooms and insurers are contacted later. before today, patients reporting severe depression or suicidal tendencies often had to be approved by insurance companies before they were admitted. treatment could be delayed or coverage denied. now that disparity will no longer exist. the new rules are a result of obamacare and a 2008 law that called for mental health parity. they're also the last of 23 executive actions to reduce gun violence that president obama took when congress voted against stricter gun control legislation after the sandy hook school shooting. these new rules also forbid insurers from denying coverage for out-of-state treatment of mental illness or substance abuse. scott, this means these
CBS
Nov 26, 2013 5:30pm PST
individuals. kathleen sebelius is the secretary of health and human services. >> it's troubling to think that someone could pick and choose, not based on science, not based on health care not based on anything else, but pick and choose which services to provide to employees. that would be a troubling picture. >> pelley: anna werner is joining us now. anna let's look in the future a little bit. what would happen if the supreme court ruled in favor of the administration, but the company still refused to cover birth control? >> reporter: well, at that point, scott, if hercules industries chose not to cover contraception, its attorneys say the company would face fines. how much? by their calculation, a company of that size, those fines could amount to as much as $26,000 per day. >> pelley: anna, thanks very much. the court is expected to hear arguments in this case in march. more positive signs in the economy today. the nasdaq composite closed above 4,000 for the first time in 13 years. investors were encouraged by today's housing data. home construction is up 13.9% over the same time last y
CBS
Nov 6, 2013 7:00am PST
hill today, kathleen sebelius testifies before the senate committee. >> new allegations of bullying against incognito. >> reports that coaches instructed incognito to toughen you have martin. >> we're going to weather the storm. that's it. >> de blasio wakes up you the first democrat mayor of new york since 1989. >> becoming the first golf tore hit a ball from one continent to another, asia to europe. >> all that -- >> 8.4 million. >> my dress is gathering here. can you help me to smooth it. >> what really do you want from me? >> all that matters. >> visitors are welcomed by none other than the president. "cbs this morning." >> the mayor of toronto admitted he smoked crack. >> i know. i embarrassed everyone. >> forgave himself. >> the past is the past. we must move forward. >> yes that is the kind of hat's blunt straight forward honesty blunt crack smokers are known for. >>> welcome to "cbs this morning."s welcome back good morning.and >> good morning.good morni good to be back. >> w >> yeah. is >> we begin with a move to the middle. two result from two high profile
CBS
Nov 7, 2013 7:00am PST
another rough day for health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius. >> access to healthcare.gov has miserably frustrating experience. i'm focused on fixing it. >> even democrats focused on a new website before month's end. >> it's a two way street. tell us what's going on fully. >> senate republicans siting months of ignored questions about potential problems and the possibility of insurance policy cancellations were more blunt. >> the only thing i can conclude is that it's impossible to do something in this administration is that gets you fired. >> democrat bill nelson demanded sebelius punish website designers. >> i want you to burn their fingers and make them pay for not being responsible. >> but most of team obama care remains in place. the president's approval rating hovers in the low 40s. rivals george w. bush at the same stage of his presidency and right after hurricane katrina that. >> i need to be a doctor. >> hey do you have that obama care? >> oh what's that? >> it's great. >> carrie underwood and brad paisley at the country music a wards mocke
CBS
Nov 1, 2013 6:00am PDT
and our very own phil matier. you know, guys, kathleen sebelius came out and said, i am responsible. but she essentially is taking the hit for the administration. >> she is taking more than the hit. she is taking the full fire squad right now. >> she volunteered. how about that? she walks in and says, hey, nobody else can do anything about it. it's my fault. >> how many times did she apologize? >> at least six times in the first minute. >> i know. she is going for the guinness book of world records. >> no question. >> is she being the fall guy? is she taking the dive for the entire administration? >> what do you mean taking a dive? that's not -- stop. obamacare, affordable care, technological problems associated with this has nothing to do with the quality of the care. >> when you have only two people signing up on day one and according to cbs news 248 by day 2, that is a miserable miserable showing. >> no, no, phil, not really. when you did not use the equipment that was available. ie, the medicare process which had been proven to work and you didn't use it, or you didn't use what
CBS
Nov 6, 2013 5:00am PST
services secretary kathleen sebelius will answer questions about the troubled healthcare.gov website. >> we are now more than 30 days into one of the greatest website disasters in history. after nearly $400 million, healthcare.gov is synonymous now with failure. >> yesterday, the head of the government agency that administers the website says repairs are already starting to work. marilyn tavenner says the website can now process nearly 17,000 people every hour with almost no errors. >>> some blue shield customers will get to keep their health insurance for a little while longer. the company is canceling california policies in the wake of the affordable care act but the state insurance commissioner is threatening to sue the company now. the health insurance giant was supposed to give families 180 day cancellation notice but only gave 90 days warning. >> blue shield refused initially to comply with this law so i notified them that i would file a court action to force them to comply. >> blue shield will now send out a correction notice. customers who want to keep their coverage longer need to
CBS
Nov 7, 2013 5:00am PST
what it was in place before and on capitol hill, health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius was grilled again this time by the members of the senate finance committee. >> in the last five weeks, access to healthcare.gov has been a miserably frustrating experience for far too many of these americans. it's unacceptable. i am focused on fixing it. and i'm accountable. >> sebelius said the website problems should be completely fixed by the end of the month. >>> it's 5:42 right now. the class of 2014 at one california school has run in a problem with their senior sweatshirts. police warn it could be dangerous to wear them in public. plus -- >> what parents need to know to make sure their kids are traveling safe in their car booster seats. i'm bigad shaban in los angeles with a new report coming up. >> and a toddler or a tiger cub? the unusual play date that is lighting up the web right now coming up. ,,,,,, over the next 40 years the united states population is going to grow by over 90 million people, and almost all that growth is going to be in cities. what's the healthiest and
CBS
Nov 14, 2013 7:00am PST
. >> health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius says bigger numbers are ahead. the white house goal is the end of this month. it could slip. >> today we're confident on track to achieve that. if that changes, we'll certainly let you know. >> reporter: under questions from republican tray goutt, todd parks offered no guarantees. >> when will it be operational to your satisfaction? >> we have a goal that the team is pursuing with tremendous intensity. >> how many more weeks? i'm looking for a number. >> working hard to have the site functioning by the end of this month. >> reporter: there's another wrinkle in numbers, four times as many americans signed up for health insurance funded by the government signed up for private insurance. over time this could threaten the financial stability of the law. at 10:00 a.m. pacific, leaders travel to look for a fix for those in the individual market that lost their policies but would like to keep them. >> also political director john dickerson. good morning. >> let's begin with numbers. what do they tell us and not tell us? >> they're as bad as e
CBS
Nov 21, 2013 7:00am PST
secretary kathleen sebelius. she met with people in miami signing up for health insurance when the website crashed right in front of her. >> it's temporarily down. >> that's okay. it will come back. >> that happens every day. >> well hhs officials say they expect the site to be working smoothly for most users by the end of the month. >> a young member of the kennedy family is attracting a lot of attention after an appearance at the white house last night. 20-year-old john schlossberg introduced president obama at the jfk memorial dinner. he's jfk's grandson. 50 years after the assassination, schlossberg said his peers could learn from his grandfather's legacy. >> when we are told maze generation often is, that the challenges we face are insurmountable or our ability to face them is inadequate we must welcome a president that not only welcomed the challenges of his day but recognized vision and passion wherever they are found. >> schlossberg, who goes by jack, is no stranger to the limelight. his mother's caroline kennedy, the new ambassador to japan and in 2012 he he
CBS
Nov 23, 2013 5:00am PST
of embarrassing website breakdowns like this one in miami when the website crashed right in front of kathleen sebelius the obama administration tried another affordable care act reboot, a key deadline pushed back. this time the sign-up date for coverage moves from december 15th to december 23rd, giving consumers an extra eight days to enroll for coverage set to begin january 1st. the move was made after consulting with insurance agencies and consumers, who suppressed frustration in dealing with the website. >> this extension will allow consumers more time to review plan options, to talk to their families providers oren rollment assisters and to enroll in a plan. >> i may add more confusion as the first of the year approaches and raises questions whether inches companies will be able to process applications in time. for now the more pressing deadline for the white house is november 30th. website fixes are supposed to be completed by then. the former white house budget director coordinating the website repair efforts said despite recent glitches in a week the website will
CBS
Nov 2, 2013 5:00am PDT
secretary kathleen sebelius got a warm reception on friday. she was given a book of "website for dummies" due to the website being plagued with trouble. >>> "the daily news" says the yankees and the all-star derek jeter have come up with a one-time deal. he'll get $10 million, down seven million when he only placeplayed ten games. >> not so bad. a million a game. >>> tonight is daylight saving time. when you go to bed, set your clock back one hour. >> hereit's about 7:22. here's a look at the weather for your weekend. >>> coming up hurricane sandy took so much from her including new york city marathon. she's back and so is the marathon. >>> is this the newest solution? meet the lawmaker who thinks it could be. you're watching "cbs this morning saturday." [ laughter ] he loves me. he loves me not. he loves me. he loves me not. ♪ ♪ he loves me! that's right. [ mom ] warm and flaky in 15, everyone loves pillsbury grands! [ girl ] make dinner pop! well i drove grandpa to his speed dating this week so i should probably get the last roll... yeah but i practiced my bassoon
CBS
Nov 8, 2013 7:00am PST
still supports health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius shielding her from fallout from the website debacle. the president said and i quote, "sebelius doesn't write code. she wasn't our i.t. person." norah and jeff? >> major garrett, thank you very much. see you next hour. >>> a surprise this morning from the october jobs report. employers led an unexpected surge, hiring more than 200,000 additional workers but the jobless rate ticked up to 7.3%. that's likely due in some measure to the partial government shutdown. >>> this morning the miami dolphins player who claims he's a victim of extreme hazing has a new, high-powered lawyer. jonathan martin has hired a prominent sports attorney and last night he issued a statement claiming martin endured physical abuse. jim axelrod has new developments at the dolphins' practice facility in davie, florida. jim, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. and good morning to our viewers in the west. jonathan martin's attorney david cornwell says his client faced harassment that went far beyond traditional locker room
CBS
Nov 9, 2013 5:00am PST
. kathleen sebelius is the secretary of health and human services. >> while there isn't i would say at this point, a specific plan, the president has asked to take a look at those coverage options. >> reporter: a top administration official tells cbs news they will look to rewrite sections of the affordable care act while also coordinating with insurance commissioners to offer relief or waivers to some of those who received cancellation notices, notices that came as a surprise to consumers who'd heard the president's earlier assurances that that would not happen. >> if you like your insurance plan you will keep it. >> reporter: on thursday he apologized. >> i am sorry they're finding themselves in this situation based on assurances they got from me. >> reporter: but republicans counter that they lost credibility on the issue. a spokesman for house speaker john boehner said quote, we are highly skeptical that there is anything the president can do administratively to keep his pledge that would be both legal and effective. that spokesman for speaker boeh
CBS
Nov 7, 2013 3:10am PST
of human health services secretary kathleen sebelius. >> you said to hold you accountable which is why today, madam secretary, i repeat my request that you resign. >>> wall street is a twitter. the social media site is hoping
Search Results 0 to 24 of about 25